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UHC offered free mammograms for ‘Pink for a Purpose” day


University Hospital & Clinics offered free mammograms to uninsured and underinsured women in Lafayette Parish on Wednesday.

“Pink for a Purpose” Mammogram Day was celebrated to raise awareness and is a call-to-action for women to be proactive about breast health. Parish residents 40 and up were encouraged to attend, with or without a family history of breast cancer.

Women were able to receive a screening if there is a known history of breast cancer in the family.



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